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...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 8 PM PDT TUESDAY... * WHAT...DANGEROUSLY HOT CONDITIONS WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES 95 TO 105 DEGREES. MILD OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. * WHERE...IN WASHINGTON, LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES, WASHINGTON PALOUSE, MOSES LAKE AREA, UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN, SPOKANE AREA, WENATCHEE AREA, OKANOGAN VALLEY AND WATERVILLE PLATEAU. IN IDAHO, LEWISTON AREA AND LEWIS AND SOUTHERN NEZ PERCE COUNTIES. * WHEN...FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 8 PM PDT TUESDAY. * IMPACTS...EXTREME HEAT WILL SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASE THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES, PARTICULARLY FOR THOSE WORKING OR PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS, STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM, STAY OUT OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE. TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK, THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY! CALL 9 1 1. &&
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